Scott Pelley

On Sept. 24, comedian Stephen Colbert appeared on Capitol Hill to testify about immigration policy and his brief work as a day laborer. (credit: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Stephen Colbert Cuts Up Crowd At Roman Catholic Charity Dinner

Not even the pope was immune Thursday night as Stephen Colbert cracked one-liners and took digs at luminaries from politics, finance and the media at a Roman Catholic charity dinner.

10/18/2013

An image grab taken from Syrian state TV shows Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. (credit: DSK/AFP/GettyImages)

Obama Sides With Diplomacy On Syria, But Promises U.S. Will Watch Closely

Speaking from the East Room of the White House, Obama said he had asked congressional leaders to postpone a vote on legislation he has been seeking to authorize the use of military force against Syria.

09/10/2013

A New York Police Department officer inspects a man's bag in Grand Central Terminal in Manhattan on April 15, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NYPD Increasing Security At Prominent Locations Following Boston Marathon Blasts

NYPD Deputy Police Commissioner Paul Browne said the city is stepping up security at hotels and other prominent locations through deployment of the NYPD’s critical response vehicles.

04/15/2013

Kelly And Schumer On Gun Control

Gun Control Supporters Speak Out, With Senate Deal Reportedly Near

Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) was joined by NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly on Sunday afternoon to call on Congress to pass gun control measures including universal background checks.

04/07/2013

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor in an interview on "60 Minutes" (credit: CBS 2)

Bronx Native Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Discusses Affirmative Action

In her first network interview, airing on Sunday night’s “60 Minutes,” Sotomayor talked about the opportunities she’s had because she is considered a minority.

01/13/2013

Nancy Lanza

Friends: Newtown Gunman’s Mother Home-Schooled Son, Kept Arsenal Of Guns

The mother of Newtown, Conn., elementary school gunman Adam Lanza spent her time at home taking care of her son who could not deal with school, and kept an arsenal of guns at home, “60 Minutes” reported Sunday night.

12/16/2012

Destroyed House In Belle Harbor (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Belle Harbor Residents Tell Harrowing Stories From Sandy On ‘60 Minutes’

Residents of Belle Harbor, Queens, recalled their harrowing experience during the horrors of Superstorm Sandy on “60 Minutes” Sunday.

11/11/2012

White House Situation Room (credit: Pete Souza/The White House via Getty Images)

Officials Threaten Navy SEAL With Potential Legal Action For Releasing Book That Details Bin Laden Raid

A former Navy SEAL writing under the name Mark Owen says SEALs raiding Osama bin Laden’s Pakistan hideout last year shot him dead instead of capturing him because his arms were hidden and may have been holding weapons.

09/09/2012

AMC Loews Lincoln Square - New York, NY - Jul 20, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Despite Theater Massacre, Tri-State Moviegoers Come Out In Droves To See Batman Film

Moviegoers in New York City were deeply saddened but unfazed by the news of the mass shooting at a Colorado theater, as they turned out by the thousands to see the premiere of the latest Batman film.

07/21/2012

June 2011 - In Review (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images; AP Photo/PATCH.com, Christopher Costa; Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880; Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 Audiofile: June 2011 – The Month In Sound

Everything from the outrageous to the tragic happened in June. Take a listen.

06/30/2011

Scott Pelley (credit: CBS News)

Scott Pelley Begins As ‘CBS Evening News’ Anchor

Pelley replaced Katie Couric as anchor and his debut was as understated as hers was bold five years ago.

06/06/2011

Scott Pelley (credit: CBS News)

Scott Pelley Starts On CBS Evening News On Monday

A new era begins at CBS News on Monday, June 6, 2011.

06/03/2011

Katie Couric (file / credit: Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Katie Couric Bids CBS Evening News Farewell

She made history by becoming the first woman to anchor the evening news solo, and Thursday evening Katie Couric sat in the anchor’s chair for the last time.

05/19/2011

Scott Pelley (credit: CBS News)

Katie Couric’s Replacement Scott Pelley Takes Over As CBS Evening News Anchor June 6

Veteran “60 Minutes” reporter Scott Pelley will take over as the CBS Evening News anchor on June 6

05/03/2011

Lara Logan In Tahrir Square Feb. 11 (Photo: CBS)

CBS News’ Lara Logan Talks To ’60 Minutes’ About Sex Assault In Egypt

Logan said she feared she would die a “torturous death” during a sexual assault and beating she suffered at the hands of a violent mob in Egypt’s Tahrir Square

04/28/2011

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